Category Archives: Car Accidents
The Worst Semi-Truck Accidents in California History
California has seen some terrible semi-truck accidents over the years. This should not come as a huge surprise, especially since California is the most heavily populated state in the entire nation. California also has the highest GDP, with $3.36 trillion. Not only is California heavily involved with trade, but it also has more people… Read More »
The Shocking Link Between Suicide and Head Injury
Thanks to recent awareness campaigns and medical advancements, most people are now aware that there is a connection between head injuries and mental health issues. However, most people are unaware of how serious these mental health issues can become. Of all the mental health issues you might experience after a head injury, suicidal ideation… Read More »
Semi Truck Accidents Keep on Rolling in California
California has been hit with a number of semi-truck crashes over the past few weeks and months. Many of these crashes have led to serious injuries, and some have even caused fatalities. It goes without saying that semi-truck crashes pose a major risk to the general population, and it is not clear whether the… Read More »
New Blood Test Could Help Detect TBIs in Minutes
Detecting TBIs early could be the key to positive outcomes for injured victims. One of the biggest issues with these injuries is that victims are often completely unaware of their true long-term consequences. Some are even unaware of their own injuries – dismissing it as a slight knock on the head that requires no… Read More »
How Do Trucking Companies Ensure They are Hiring Safe Drivers in California?
While semi-trucks are obviously dangerous vehicles due to their size, weight, and lack of maneuverability, the real issue is the human element. If the truck driver is an unsafe, irresponsible individual, there is a high likelihood of a crash. As long as the semi-truck has been properly maintained, there is no reason these vehicles… Read More »
Do I Need Surgery for My Head Injury?
Sometimes, surgery is required to treat head injuries. Contrary to popular belief, this treatment option is not just reserved for head injuries involving high levels of trauma. Even a slight knock to the head could cause a brain bleed, and the only way to address this issue might be surgical intervention. How do you… Read More »
Dangerous Cargo Spills: Is California Safe?
The eyes of the nation are on East Palestine in Ohio, the site of one of the largest chemical spills in living memory. A fire broke out after a train derailment in the area, causing toxic fumes to cover the area. Chemicals also permeated the soil and water, sparking serious concerns for local people…. Read More »
Stanford Leads New Developments in Brain Injury Treatment
Stanford has a solid track record of developing excellent medical innovations. In 1960, the university oversaw the first successful kidney transplant in California. A few years later, they developed the first sleep apnea monitor for newborn infants. By the end of the decade, they had carried out the first adult human heart transplant in… Read More »
How Likely are Semi-Trucks to Explode in California?
Most people are not aware that semi-trucks are like ticking time bombs. Even if they are not carrying explosive cargo, they feature gas tanks that are much larger than that of a typical passenger vehicle. A slight spark after a collision can lead to a serious explosion, blanketing a wide radius in flames. This… Read More »
Suing for a Head Injury Caused by an Airbag in California
Airbags are designed to save lives – but sometimes they cause an incredible amount of damage to victims in the process. Your airbag may have saved your life – but it might have also left you with a serious, life-altering head injury. You should not have to choose between surviving a car crash and… Read More »